News/Apr 14, 2023

Jeannot Painchaud, Knight for the Ordre de Montréal 2023

We are proud to announce that Jeannot Painchaud, President and Chief Creative Officer of Cirque Éloize, has been awarded the title of Chevalier de l’Ordre de Montréal 2023.

A great recognition to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Cirque Éloize.


About the Ordre de Montréal

As a legacy of Montréal’s 375th anniversary, Ville de Montréal has created an honorary order to recognize the talents and achievements of the men and women who have helped shape the city. The Ordre de Montréal reflects the pride felt by all Montrealers.

The Ordre de Montréal, which is marked with nobility and prestige, recognizes 17 prominent personalities each year, following a public call for nominations. Recipients of the honour have distinguished themselves in one or more of the following ways, , regardless of their area of activity:

  • Decisive contribution to the development of Montréal
  • Notable contribution to the national or international reputation of Montréal
  • Exemplary commitment to the community
  • Exceptional professional achievements

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